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Events

NE SciFest returns in 2020

Mark your calendars, NE SciFest will return April 3-26, 2020. To keep informed of upcoming SciFest events, or other partner events, visit the festival website at nescifest.com. In addition to NeSciFest.com, you ...

By |August 28th, 2019|Tags: , |

Ten undergraduate students awarded Holland Future Scientist Awards

Ten undergraduate students from five Nebraska colleges and universities recently received the 2019 Richard Holland Future Scientist Award from the Nebraska Coalition for Lifesaving Cures.The students received cash awards totaling ...

By |August 22nd, 2019|Tags: |

“Cure HIV: A Fantasy or Reality” is topic of Omaha Science Cafe

The next cafe is scheduled for Tuesday August 13, 7:00 pm, at the *Slowdown. Please join, Howard E. Gendelman, M.D., the Margaret R. Larson Professor of Internal Medicine and Infectious ...

By |July 26th, 2019|Tags: |

Vaping is topic of Omaha Science Cafe

Physician assistant, Jill Selzle is featured speaker on July 23 Jill Selzle, a physician assistant with Nebraska Medicine in the department of surgery’s division of cardiothoracic surgery, will discuss "The ...

By |July 11th, 2019|Tags: |

Devoted Omaha couple, Carol and Rick Russell, receives Lifesaver Award

Article courtesy of Tom O’Connor, UNMC public relations One of Omaha’s most devoted couples – Carol and Rick Russell – received the annual Lifesaver Award on April 29 at the 17th Annual Spring ...

By |May 14th, 2019|Tags: |

In conjunction with Nebraska Science Festival, attorney/bioethicist discusses Right to Try Act in Nebraska and clinical research trials

Beth Roxland, J.D., M. Bioethics, is an experienced attorney and ethicist who has worked in a wide range of areas including law, government, academia, and the corporate world. She is ...

By |May 2nd, 2019|Tags: , |

NE SciFest starts Friday

More than 100+ activities to take place during the festival April 5 marks the beginning of the 2019 Nebraska Science Festival. And, with more than a 100 events, how will ...

By |April 4th, 2019|Tags: |

Do We Have the Right to Try? The Movement, the Law and the Societal Impact with Beth Roxland

Join the Nebraska Coalition of Lifesaving Cures as they welcome Beth E. Roxland, J.D., M.Bioethics, Senior Consultant, as she presents "Right to Try Laws" at the April 23 Omaha Science Cafe. ...

By |March 22nd, 2019|Tags: |

Grant Imahara to headline 2019 Nebraska Science Festival

A recognized electronics and robots expert from Discovery Channel's Mythbusters, Grant Imahara has worked on some of the most famous movie and TV robots of all time including R2-D2 and the ...

By |February 12th, 2019|Tags: |

Living organ donation is topic of Feb. 19 Omaha Science Cafe

Wendy Grant, M.D., professor of surgery in the division of transplantation at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and a member of the organ transplant team at Nebraska Medicine, will ...

By |February 11th, 2019|Tags: |

Media Contacts

AMANDA MCGILL JOHNSON
Executive Director
Nebraska Coalition
for Lifesaving Cures

402.390.2461 amanda@nebraskacures.com


ANN PEDERSEN
Director of Public Relations
OBI Creative

402.397.7158 apedersen@obicreative.com